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MRC LMB Seminar list

LMB Seminar Series - Organelle contact sites: a new layer in the organization of Eukaryotic cells

UserBenoit Kornmann, Associate professor – Dept. of Biochemistry, Oxford University, and C.W. Maplethorpe Tutorial Fellow in Bio-chemistry – St-Hugh’s College, Oxford University.

HouseMax Perutz Lecture Theatre, Medical Research Council (MRC) (MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biol.

ClockThursday 12 September 2019, 10:30-11:30

British Antarctic Survey - Polar Oceans seminar series

Effect of ocean variability on the Greenland Ice Sheet in the 20th and 21st centuries

** Please email ahead if visiting from outside of BAS **

UserDonald Slater (Scripps, UC San Diego).

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Innovation Centre, Seminar Room 2.

ClockFriday 06 September 2019, 11:00-12:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Rotation Invariant Householder Parameterization for Bayesian PCA

UserRajbir Nirwan, Goethe University, Frankfurt.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438..

ClockWednesday 04 September 2019, 11:00-12:00

Cambridge Oncology Seminar Series

‘Treatment of cancer by inhibition of mtDNA gene expression’

Host: Christian Frezza - (Hutchison/MRC Research Centre Seminar)

UserNils-Göran Larsson, MD, PhD, Professor, Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics (MBB), Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm .

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7), Cambridge Institute for Medical Research.

ClockTuesday 03 September 2019, 11:30-12:30

Immunology in Pathology

Reining in T follicular helper cells in humoral immunity and T cell lymphoma

Hosted by: Klaus Okkenhaug. There will be tea and coffee available at 12.15.

UserWoong-Kyung SUH, Ph.D. Research Unit Director, Immune Regulation Laboratory, Institut de recherches cliniques de Montreal (IRCM), Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

HouseSeminar Room, Department of Pathology, Tennis Court Road.

ClockWednesday 21 August 2019, 12:30-13:30

Clinical Neurosciences Seminars

Starting a research project at the Clinical School - Ethics and other considerations

UserCarolyn Read - Research Governance Officer, School of Clinical Medicine, University of Cambridge.

HouseJames Fawcett Seminar Room, van Geest Building.

ClockThursday 25 July 2019, 12:00-13:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

MicroRNAs as circulating biomarkers in cancer

UserDr Matthew Murray - Academic Consultant Paediatric Oncologist.

HouseClinical School Lecture Theatre 2.

ClockThursday 25 July 2019, 09:30-10:30

MRC LMB Seminar list

LMB Seminar Series - Antibodies against Ebola and Lassa: A Global Collaboration

UserErica Ollmann Saphire, Professor Department of Immunology and Microbiology California Campus.

HouseMax Perutz Lecture Theatre, Medical Research Council (MRC) (MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biol.

ClockTuesday 23 July 2019, 11:00-12:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

The AKT inhibitor Capivasertib (AZD5363): From Discovery to Clinical Proof of Concept

These talks are aimed at first year MRes/PhD students but all are welcome to attend.

UserDr Barry Davies - Director, Clinical and Translational Scientific Alliances, AstraZeneca.

HouseClinical School Lecture Theatre 2.

ClockThursday 18 July 2019, 09:30-10:30

Machine Learning @ CUED

Semi-Unsupervised Learning with Deep Generative Models / Disentangling Improves VAEs' Robustness to Adversarial Attacks

UserMatthew Willetts and Alexander Camuto, University of Oxford / Alan Turing Institute.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438..

ClockWednesday 17 July 2019, 14:00-15:00

Immunology in Pathology

Integrating T cell Signals

Note unusual time, (Tuesday 1230) (12.15 Refreshments available)

UserDr Pamela Schwartzberg MD PhD, Senior Investigator, Laboratory of Immune System Biology, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Maryland, USA.

HouseLecture Theatre, Department of Pathology, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 16 July 2019, 12:30-13:30

Machine Learning @ CUED

Efficiency and Transferability of Neural Networks

UserAmos Storkey, School of Informatics, University of Edinburgh.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438..

ClockFriday 12 July 2019, 11:00-12:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Diagnostics and patient pathways in pancreatic cancer

These talks are aimed at first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend.

UserDr Raaj Praseedom - Consultant HPB-Transplant Surgeon, Lead clinician for the East of England Specialist HPB Specialist Multidisciplinary Team..

HouseClinical School Lecture Theatre 2.

ClockThursday 11 July 2019, 09:30-10:30

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Diagnostics and patient pathways in pancreatic cancer

These talks are aimed at first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend.

UserDr Raaj Praseedom.

HouseClinical School Lecture Theatre 2.

ClockThursday 11 July 2019, 09:30-10:30

Cambridge Oncology Seminar Series

‘Combining omics data and biological knowledge to understand and treat cancer’

Host: Christian Frezza

UserJulio Saez-Rodriguez, Heidelberg University, Faculty of Medicine & EMBL- Heidelberg University Molecular Medicine Partnership Unit.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7), Cambridge Institute for Medical Research.

ClockWednesday 10 July 2019, 11:30-12:30

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

Understanding the parent-infant social connection through interpersonal neuroscience

UserDr Victoria Leong, Assistant Professor of Psychology, Nanyang Technological University (Singapore); Affiliated Lecturer, Department of Psychology, University of Cambridge.

HouseSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site..

ClockThursday 04 July 2019, 12:30-13:30

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Lung Cancer: Part 1. Patient pathway and intervention. Part 2. Lung Cancer: Futurescape

These talks are aimed at first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend.

UserDr Robert Rintoul -Clinical Consultant, Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute and Dr Frank McCaughan-Wellcome Trust Intermediate Clinical Fellow / Honorary Consultant,Department of Biochemistry School of Clinical Medicine .

HouseClinical School Lecture Theatre 2.

ClockThursday 04 July 2019, 09:30-10:30

Craik Club

Deriving a Theory of the Perceived Motion Direction of Plaids

UserProfessor George Sperling (Department of Cognitive Sciences, University of California, Irvine).

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockMonday 01 July 2019, 13:00-14:00

Cambridge Oncology Seminar Series

‘Combining omics data and biological knowledge to understand and treat cancer’

Host: Christian Frezza

UserJulio Saez-Rodriguez, Institute for Tumor Biology and Experimental Therapy Frankfurt.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7), Cambridge Institute for Medical Research.

ClockMonday 01 July 2019, 11:30-12:30

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Cellular signalling networks in colon cancer and the models to study them. A basic research perspective

These talks are aimed at first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend.

UserDr Marc de la Roche, Lecturer - Department of Biochemistry.

HouseClinical School Lecture Theatre 2.

ClockThursday 27 June 2019, 09:30-10:30

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

The childhood cancer genome

These talks are aimed at first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend.

UserDr Sam Behjati - Research Fellow in Medical Sciences and Wellcome Trust Intermediate Clinical Fellow, Department of Paediatrics and WTSI.

HouseClinical School Lecture Theatre 2.

ClockThursday 20 June 2019, 09:30-10:30

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Paediatric Malignancies

These talks are aimed at first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend.

UserDr Amos Burke, Clinical Consultant - Department of Paediatric Haematology, Oncology and Palliative Care.

HouseClinical School Lecture Theatre 2.

ClockThursday 13 June 2019, 09:30-10:30

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

TBC

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseLecture Theatre 2.

ClockThursday 13 June 2019, 08:45-10:00

Cambridge Fly Meetings

The emergent behaviour of the nuclear array in syncytial embryos

UserJörg Großhans (Universität Göttingen) .

HouseGurdon Institute Tea Room.

ClockWednesday 12 June 2019, 17:30-19:30

Cambridge Fly Meetings

How to strangle a fly

UserYohanns Bellaïche (CNRS, Paris).

HouseGurdon Institute Tea Room.

ClockWednesday 12 June 2019, 17:30-19:30

Social Psychology Seminar Series (SPSS)

Digitally Distracted

UserDr Duncan Brumby, University College London (UCL).

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 12 June 2019, 15:00-16:00

Immunology in Pathology

From SNPs to biology in autoimmune disease

Host: James Traherne (jat51@cam.ac.uk)

UserDr James Lee, Wellcome Trust Intermediate Clinical Fellow and Consultant Gastroenterologist, University of Cambridge .

HouseLecture Theatre, Department of Pathology, Tennis Court Road.

ClockWednesday 12 June 2019, 13:00-14:00

Cambridge Oncology Seminar Series

‘Why Standard Naming and Pixel-based Contouring/Voluming are important to research in the radiation Oncology area’

Host: Dr Richard Benson (richard.benson@addenbrookes.nhs.uk)

UserProf Andrew Miller, Radiation Oncologist, Illawarra Cancer Care Centre, Wollongong, NSW Australia / Adjunct Professor of Informatics, School of Informatics, University of Wollongong .

HouseClinical School - Seminar room 10.

ClockTuesday 11 June 2019, 12:00-13:00

Cambridge Oncology Seminar Series

‘Next-Generation Biopsies in Gastrointestinal Cancers’

Host: Dr Rebecca Fitzgerald (cf208@mrc-cu.cam.ac.uk)

UserDr Nicola Valeri, Institute of Cancer Research and The Royal Marsden NHS Trust.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7), Cambridge Institute for Medical Research.

ClockTuesday 11 June 2019, 11:30-12:30

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

Risk and resilience in adolescent mental health

UserDr Anne-Laura van Harmelen, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge.

HouseSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site..

ClockThursday 06 June 2019, 12:30-13:30

Clinical Neurosciences Seminars

Crossing over OMICS in mitochondrial diseases affecting the optic nerve

UserGuy Lenaers, University of Angers - France.

HouseIPH large seminar room.

ClockThursday 06 June 2019, 12:00-13:00

Cambridge Virology Seminars

Studying viruses in people using mathematics

UserDr Chris Illingworth ( Department of Genetics, Cambridge).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, Level 7, CIMR, Cambridge Biomedical Campus.

ClockThursday 06 June 2019, 12:00-13:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Clinical Treatment and Cancer Stem Cell Biology in Malignant Glioma

These talks are aimed at first year MRes/PhD students but all are welcome to attend.

UserDr Harry Bulstrode - Neurosurgeon, Department of Clinical Neuroscience.

HouseClinical School Lecture Theatre 2.

ClockThursday 06 June 2019, 09:30-10:30

Immunology in Pathology

Intracellular trafficking for immunity

Host: Brian Ferguson (bf234@cam.ac.uk)

UserDr Justine Mintern, Head of Vaccine Biology Laboratory & ARC Future Fellow, University of Melbourne, Australia.

HouseLecture Theatre, Department of Pathology, Tennis Court Road.

ClockWednesday 05 June 2019, 13:00-14:00

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

Uncovering the role of Tyrosine Kinase 2 in Monogenic IBD

UserMichelle Miniter, Department of Veterinary Medicine.

HouseLecture Theatre 2.

ClockFriday 31 May 2019, 08:45-10:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Brain tumours: demographics, presentation, diagnosis, treatment

These talks are aimed at first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend.

UserMr Thomas Santarius, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

HouseClinical School Lecture Theatre 2.

ClockThursday 30 May 2019, 09:30-10:30

Immunology in Pathology

Uterine immunity one cell at a time

Host: Dr Bidesh Mahata (bm11@sanger.ac.uk)

UserDr Roser Vento-Tormo, Wellcome Sanger Institute.

HouseLecture Theatre, Department of Pathology, Tennis Court Road.

ClockWednesday 29 May 2019, 13:00-14:00

Evolution and Development Seminar Series

Extreme morphogenetic canalization of ascidian embryonic development

UserDr Patrick Lemaire, Montpellier Cell Biology Research Center.

HouseMain Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockWednesday 29 May 2019, 13:00-14:00

ARClub Talks

Autism and Emotion: Perspectives from Affective Neuroscience, Psychophysiology, and Computer Vision.

UserDr John Herrington, Assistant Professor of Psychology in Psychiatry, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania.

HouseLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road.

ClockWednesday 29 May 2019, 10:30-11:30

MRC LMB PNAC Seminars

Black Spot, Black Death, Black Pearl: The Tales of Bacterial Effectors

UserProf. Kim Orth, Chair in Biomedical Science, UT Southwestern Medical Center, .

HouseSanger Room, Laboratory of Molecular Biology.

ClockTuesday 28 May 2019, 10:00-11:00

Zangwill Club

Neuroscience & Creativity: Insights from Unnatural Bedfellows

PLEASE NOTE: THIS ZANGWILL TALK IS TAKING PLACE AT THE USUAL TIME OF 4.30PM. THE ZANGWILL TEA WILL BE AT 4.00PM

UserProfessor Anna Abraham, School of Social Sciences, Leeds Beckett University, UK.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 24 May 2019, 16:30-17:30

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

JUNIOR CLINICAL TRAINING SCHOLARS PRESENTATIONS

UserEmma Dobson, Callum Atkins, Olivia Oginska.

HouseLecture Theatre 2.

ClockFriday 24 May 2019, 08:45-10:00

MRC LMB Seminar list

LMB Seminar Series - The 100,000 genomes project and beyond

UserTim Hubbard, Professor of Bioinformatics & Head of Department, King’s College London.

HouseMax Perutz Lecture Theatre, Medical Research Council (MRC) (MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biol.

ClockThursday 23 May 2019, 16:00-17:00

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

Primary and Secondary Prevention of Dementia: can we PROTECT our Cognitive Health?

UserProfessor Clive Ballard, Professor of Age-related Diseases, College of Medicine and Health, University of Exeter.

HouseSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site..

ClockThursday 23 May 2019, 12:30-13:30

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

The clinical and biological basis of prostate cancer - from diagnosis to personalised therapy

These talks are aimed at first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend.

UserMr Vincent Gnanapragasam, Department of Surgery, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

HouseClinical School Lecture Theatre 2.

ClockThursday 23 May 2019, 09:30-10:30

Parasitology Seminars

Is Trypanosoma brucei gambiense becoming a lab parasite?

UserDr Jean-Mathieu Bart, Institute of Research for Development, France.

HouseGreaves Room, Department of Pathology, Tennis Court Road.

ClockWednesday 22 May 2019, 16:00-17:00

Immunology in Pathology

‘In vivo tracking of immune cell migration: towards a better understanding of tumour infiltrating lymphocytes’

Host: Dr Bidesh Mahata (bm11@sanger.ac.uk)

UserDr David Withers, Institute of Immunology and Immunotherapy, Birmingham.

HouseLecture Theatre, Department of Pathology, Tennis Court Road.

ClockWednesday 22 May 2019, 13:00-14:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Spatio-temporal dynamics of cell fate specification and differentiation in the zebrafish embryo

Hosted by: John Gurdon & Philip Zegerman

UserPhilip W Ingham, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, Nanyang Technological University Singapore - Imperial College London.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 21 May 2019, 11:30-12:30

Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience

The mechanics and biophysics of getting in touch

User Miriam Goodman, Beckmann Center for Molecular and Genetic Medicine, Stanford University, California, USA.

HouseThe Hodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Department of Physiology Development and Neuroscience.

ClockMonday 20 May 2019, 16:30-18:00

Zangwill Club

Shedding light on infant brain and cognitive development in Africa: The BRIGHT Project

PLEASE NOTE, THIS ZANGWILL CLUB SEMINAR WILL START AT 12.00PM. THERE WILL BE NO ZANGWILL TEA AT 4.00PM

UserDr Sarah Lloyd-Fox, Centre for Brain and Cognitive Development, Birkbeck, University of London, Affiliated Lecturer, Department of Psychology, University of Cambridge.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 17 May 2019, 12:00-13:30

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

Narrative in neuroscience: evolutionary approach as a teaching tool

UserDr Derek Tracy, Consultant Psychiatrist & Clinical Director Oxleas NHS Foundation Trust, London; Senior Lecturer, King's College, London.

HouseSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site..

ClockThursday 16 May 2019, 12:30-13:30

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Transposable elements as catalysts of cellular innovation

Hosted by: Azim Surani & Hansong Ma

UserCédric Feschotte, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, USA.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockThursday 16 May 2019, 11:30-12:30

MRC LMB Seminar list

LMB Seminar Series - Modifications of RNA: their function and role in cancer

UserTony Kouzarides, PhD FRS FMedSci, Professor of Cancer Biology, Cancer Research UK Gibb Fellow, Director of the Milner Therapeutics Institute, Member of the Department of Pathology.

HouseMax Perutz Lecture Theatre, Medical Research Council (MRC) (MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biol.

ClockThursday 16 May 2019, 10:30-11:30

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Epidemiology of Ovarian Cancer

These talks are aimed at first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend.

UserProfessor Paul Pharoah, Professor of Genetic Epidemiology .

HouseClinical School Lecture Theatre 2.

ClockThursday 16 May 2019, 09:30-10:30

Social Psychology Seminar Series (SPSS)

Why do we cry?

UserDr Eric Vanman, University of Queensland.

HouseNick Mackintosch Room, Department of Psychology, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 15 May 2019, 15:00-16:00

Immunology in Pathology

Adaptive immunity in wild songbirds

Host: Professor Jim Kaufman (jfk31@cam.ac.uk)

UserProfessor Helena Westerdahl, Lund University,Sweden.

HouseLecture Theatre, Department of Pathology, Tennis Court Road.

ClockWednesday 15 May 2019, 13:00-14:00

ARClub Talks

Sex differences and the neural correlates of repetitive behaviour

UserDr. David Evans, Professor of Psychology, Bucknell University, Fellow, Clare Hall, University of Cambridge.

HouseLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road.

ClockWednesday 15 May 2019, 10:30-11:30

Cambridge Society for the Application of Research (CSAR)

Gene eating

UserDr. Giles Yeo, Principal Research Associate, Metabolic Research Laboratories and MRC Metabolic Diseases Unit, Addenbrooke's Hospital, University of Cambridge.

HouseThe Wolfson Hall, Churchill College, Storey's Way, Cambridge, CB3 0DS.

ClockMonday 13 May 2019, 19:30-21:00

Zangwill Club

Neural circuits for visually-guided decision making in mice.

PLEASE NOTE, THIS ZANGWILL CLUB SEMINAR WILL START AT 12.00PM. THE ZANGWILL TEA WILL BE AT THE USUAL TIME OF 4.00PM

UserDr Jasper Poort, Selective Vision Lab, Department of Psychology, University of Cambridge.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 10 May 2019, 12:00-13:30

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

GRAND ROUNDS - Kennels Calamity

UserCesar Gomes and Cassia Hare, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge.

HouseLecture Theatre 2.

ClockFriday 10 May 2019, 08:45-10:00

Genetics Seminar

A new force awakens: comparative approach to tissue morphogenesis in insects

Host: Berta Verd

UserDr Pavel Tomancak from Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden .

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 09 May 2019, 14:00-15:00

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Arbuscular mycorrhiza development and function

UserCaroline Gutjahr, Technical University of Munich.

HouseDepartment of Plant Sciences, Large Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 09 May 2019, 13:00-14:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Kidney cancer: the most lethal urological malignancy

These talks are aimed at first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend

UserDr Grant Stewart, Department of Surgery, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

HouseClinical School Lecture Theatre 2.

ClockThursday 09 May 2019, 09:30-10:30

Parasitology Seminars

Title to be confirmed

UserProf Karl Hoffmann, Aberystwyth University.

HouseSeminar Room, Department of Pathology.

ClockWednesday 08 May 2019, 16:00-17:00

Immunology in Pathology

Antigen receptor repertoires and specificities at single-cell resolution

Host: Dr Bidesh Mahata (bm11@sanger.ac.uk)

UserDr Mike Stubbington, 10X Genomics.

HouseLecture Theatre, Department of Pathology, Tennis Court Road.

ClockWednesday 08 May 2019, 13:00-14:00

Evolution and Development Seminar Series

TBC

UserProf Tatjana Sauka-Spengler, University of Oxford.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockWednesday 08 May 2019, 13:00-14:00

Cambridge Oncology Seminar Series

‘New protagonists of the tumour microenvironment’

Host: Sujath Abbas - sa837@mrc-cu.cam.ac.uk (Grad Student Society)

UserDr Ilaria Malanchi, Tumour-Host Interaction Lab,Francis Crick Institute, London .

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7), Cambridge Institute for Medical Research.

ClockTuesday 07 May 2019, 11:30-12:30

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Cyclin B1 and the spindle assembly check point: A 15 year odyssey

UserJonathon Pines, The Institute of Cancer Research, University of London.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 03 May 2019, 13:15-13:55

Chaucer Club

Reinforcement learning in AI systems and in the brain

UserMatt Botvinick (DeepMind and Gatsby Computational Neuroscience Unit, University College London).

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 02 May 2019, 15:30-17:00

Genetics Seminar

Think Global Act Local: do local morphological changes influence differentiation of pluripotent cells?

Host: Ben Steventon

UserDr Sally Lowell from Centre for Regenerative Medicine, University of Edinburgh .

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 02 May 2019, 14:00-15:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Biological and Clinical Features of High Grade Serious Ovarian Cancer

These talks are aimed at first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend.

UserDr James Brenton, CRUK Cambridge Institute.

HouseClinical School Lecture Theatre 2.

ClockThursday 02 May 2019, 09:30-10:30

Immunology in Pathology

Regulators of chicken B cell development – basic research and application

Host: Professor Jim Kaufman (jfk31@cam.ac.uk)

UserDr. Sonja Härtle, Ludwig Maximillian University, Munich.

HouseLecture Theatre, Department of Pathology, Tennis Court Road.

ClockWednesday 01 May 2019, 13:00-14:00

Zangwill Club

Modality-general and modality-specific processes in hallucinations

PLEASE NOTE, WEDNESDAY, 1ST MAY. THIS IS AN EXTRA ZANGWILL TALK AND WILL TAKE PLACE AT 1.00PM. PLEASE ALSO NOTE, THERE WILL BE NO ZANGWILL TEA TODAY

UserProfessor Charles Fernyhough, Durham University.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockWednesday 01 May 2019, 13:00-14:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

The Anne McLaren Lecture: The blastocyst and its stem cells; from mouse to human relevance

Hosted by: Azim Surani & Emma Rawlins

UserJanet Rossant, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Canada.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 30 April 2019, 11:30-12:30

Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute (CRUK CI) Seminars in Cancer

Cellular Conversations that Control Cancer

***Please note this seminar is on a Friday***

UserThea D Tlsty, University of California San Francisco (UCSF) Helen Diller Comprehensive Cancer Center and Department of Pathology, 513 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143-0511.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockFriday 26 April 2019, 13:00-14:00

Zangwill Club

Bridging Neural and Computational Viewpoints on Perceptual Decision Making

PLEASE NOTE, THIS ZANGWILL CLUB SEMINAR WILL START AT 12.00PM. THE ZANGWILL TEA WILL BE AT THE USUAL TIME OF 4.00PM

UserDr Redmond O'Connell, Trinity College Institute of Neuroscience and School of Psychology, Trinity College Dublin.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 26 April 2019, 12:00-13:30

Genetics Seminar

Role of the endosomal network in cell and tissue organization

Host: Alfonso Martinez-Arias

UserProfessor Marino Zerial from Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden .

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 25 April 2019, 14:00-15:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

The role of transcription factors in cancer

These talks are aimed at first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend.

UserDr Walid Khaled, Department of Pharmacology.

HouseClinical School Lecture Theatre 2.

ClockThursday 25 April 2019, 09:30-10:30

Craik Club

Visual selection in the mouse: behavioural and cortical mechanisms

UserDr Jasper Poort, Department of Psychology, Cambridge.

HouseKenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 24 April 2019, 13:00-14:00

Immunology in Pathology

Fish 'n' HIFs: Hypoxia signalling in zebrafish models of infection and inflammation

Host: Dr Naomi McGovern (nm390@cam.ac.uk)

UserDr Philip Elks, University of Birmingham .

HouseLecture Theatre, Department of Pathology, Tennis Court Road.

ClockWednesday 24 April 2019, 13:00-14:00

Cambridge RNA Club

Deciphering the structure-function relationships of lncRNAs

UserJohn Mattick, Green Templeton College, University of Oxford.

HouseGurdon Institute Tea Room.

ClockThursday 18 April 2019, 18:00-20:00

Cambridge RNA Club

Integrating protein, RNA and RBP localisation maps

UserTom Smith, PhD (Kathryn Lilley's group).

HouseGurdon Institute Tea Room.

ClockThursday 18 April 2019, 18:00-20:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Breast cancer: demographics, presentation, diagnosis & patient pathway

These talks are aimed at first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend.

UserDr Charlotte Coles (University of Cambridge) Breast Cancer Programme and Hilary Stobart.

HouseClinical School Lecture Theatre 2.

ClockThursday 18 April 2019, 09:30-10:30

Parasitology Seminars

Epigenetics and schistosome development and infection success

Canceled

UserProf Christoph Granau, University of Perpignan via Domitia.

HouseSeminar Room, Department of Pathology.

ClockWednesday 17 April 2019, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

NatHistFest: 100th Conversazione

Cambridge’s oldest celebration of citizen science

UserFree Public Exhibition.

HouseConservation Science Lab, 1st Floor, Zoology Department, New Museums Site, Downing Street, Cambridge, CB2 3EJ.

ClockSaturday 13 April 2019, 10:00-17:00

Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute (CRUK CI) Seminars in Cancer

Fire and Water are Good Servants, But Bad Masters

UserTak Mak, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, University Health Network, University of Toronto.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 11 April 2019, 13:00-14:00

Evolution and Development Seminar Series

Segmentation dynamics and diversity in an arthropod cell-based field

UserProfessor Hiroki Oda, JT Biohistory Research Hall, Osaka, Japan.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockWednesday 10 April 2019, 13:00-14:00

MRC LMB Seminar list

LMB Seminar Series - Factors and Functions of ER Membrane Contact Sites

UserGia Voeltz PhD, HHMI Investigator and Professor University of Colorado at Boulder.

HouseMax Perutz Lecture Theatre, Medical Research Council (MRC) (MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biol.

ClockWednesday 10 April 2019, 11:00-12:00

Cambridge Oncology Seminar Series

‘Mammary epithelial cell fate and tumour initiation at the single cell resolution’

Host: Rebecca Fitzgerald

UserWalid Khaled, Department of Pharmacology, University of Cambridge.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7), Cambridge Institute for Medical Research.

ClockTuesday 09 April 2019, 11:30-12:30

Machine Learning @ CUED

NeVAE: A Deep Generative Model for Molecular Graphs

UserAbir De, Max Planck Institute for Software Systems.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438..

ClockMonday 08 April 2019, 11:00-12:00

British Antarctic Survey - Polar Oceans seminar series

Getting Under Europa’s Skin

Anyone external to BAS wishing to attend please contact the seminar organiser.

UserDr. Britney Schmidt (Georgia Tech).

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Innovation Centre, Seminar Room 2.

ClockMonday 08 April 2019, 11:00-12:00

MRC LMB Seminar list

LMB Seminar Series - Pathogen restriction and host specificity: insights from the human pathogen Salmonella Typhi

UserJorge Galan, PhD, DVM, Lucille P. Markey Professor of Microbial Pathogenesis and Professor of Cell Biology; Chair, Department of Microbial Pathogenesis.

HouseMax Perutz Lecture Theatre, Medical Research Council (MRC) (MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biol.

ClockFriday 05 April 2019, 11:00-12:00

Parasitology Seminars

Systematic strategies for proteome mining and antimicrobial discovery

UserDr Matthew Child, Imperial College London.

HouseSeminar Room, Department of Pathology.

ClockWednesday 03 April 2019, 16:00-17:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

Exploring the Natural World: an Orchestral Concert

Tickets £10 (children free) from tickets@cnhs.org.uk or on door

UserCambridge Concert Orchestra.

HouseWesley Methodist Church, Christs Pieces.

ClockSaturday 30 March 2019, 19:30-21:30

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

The bone marrow microenvironment in myeloid malignancies

These talks are aimed at first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend.

UserDr Simon Mendez-Ferrer (University of Cambridge).

HouseClinical School Lecture Theatre 2.

ClockThursday 28 March 2019, 09:30-10:30

ARClub Talks

Longitudinal analysis of intracortical microstructural profiles during adolescent development

UserDr Richard Bethlehem, British Academy Post-Doctoral Fellow, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge.

HouseLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road.

ClockWednesday 27 March 2019, 10:30-11:30

Clinical Neurosciences Seminars

The new framework in European Family Law

UserLucia Ruggieri, University of Camerino.

HouseHerchel Smith Building.

ClockMonday 25 March 2019, 17:00-19:00

Seminars on Quantitative Biology @ CRUK Cambridge Institute

A systems biology approach to identify perturbed processes driving cancer

UserProfessor Francesca D. Ciccarelli from King’s College London & The Francis Crick Institute.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre (Room 001).

ClockMonday 25 March 2019, 13:00-14:00

Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute (CRUK CI) Seminars in Cancer

A Deep Dive into the Genome of Hypoxic Tumours

UserRobert Bristow, Manchester Cancer Research Research Centre, University of Manchester.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 21 March 2019, 13:00-14:00

Cambridge Virology Seminars

Bluetongue virus structure and replication

UserPolly Roy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, Level 7, CIMR, Cambridge Biomedical Campus.

ClockThursday 21 March 2019, 12:00-13:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Demographics, Diagnosis and Treatment Pathways in Haematological Malignancies

These talks are aimed at first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend.

UserProfessor Brian Huntly, Department of Haematology.

HouseClinical School Lecture Theatre 2.

ClockThursday 21 March 2019, 09:30-10:30

Parasitology Seminars

CANCELLED - to be rescheduled in Michaelmas Term

UserDr Isabelle Tardieux, Universite ́ Grenoble.

HouseGreaves Room, Department of Pathology, Tennis Court Road.

ClockWednesday 20 March 2019, 16:00-17:00

British Antarctic Survey - Polar Oceans seminar series

Two talks on Ice-Ocean interaction in East Antarctica

UserTakeshi Tamura (National Institute of Polar Research) and Daisuke Hirano (Institute of Low Temperature Science).

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Innovation Centre, Seminar Room 1.

ClockWednesday 20 March 2019, 10:30-11:30

Behaviour, Ecology & Evolution Seminar Series

Title to be confirmed

Out-of-term seminar

UserAlexandra K. Schnell (University of Cambridge).

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology , Downing Street, CB2 3EJ.

ClockTuesday 19 March 2019, 13:00-14:00

Behaviour, Ecology & Evolution Seminar Series

Title to be confirmed

Note unusual time; out-of-term seminar

UserCosima Porteus (University of Exeter).

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology , Downing Street, CB2 3EJ.

ClockFriday 15 March 2019, 13:00-14:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

Creating a wildlife tour with the Arctic Sami

Part of Cambridge Science Festival - free admission

UserKevin Hand.

HouseDavid Attenborough Building, New Museums Site, Pembroke St., Cambridge, CB2 3QZ.

ClockThursday 14 March 2019, 18:45-20:00

Chaucer Club

Far beyond the back of the brain

UserPeter Hagoort (Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour) .

HouseLecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, Chaucer Road.

ClockThursday 14 March 2019, 15:30-17:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Lecture Cancelled

UserLecture Cancelled.

HouseClinical School Lecture Theatre 2.

ClockThursday 14 March 2019, 09:30-10:30

Immunology in Pathology

Immune regulatory functions of group 2 innate lymphoid cells

Host: Professor Klaus Okkenhaug (ko256@cam.ac.uk)

UserDr Tim Halim, CRUK.

HouseLecture Theatre, Department of Pathology, Tennis Court Road.

ClockWednesday 13 March 2019, 13:00-14:00

Zangwill Club

Top-down vs. bottom-up? Effects of prediction and attention on sensory processing and perception

UserHeleen A. Slagter, PhD, Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience VU University Amsterdam.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 08 March 2019, 16:30-17:30

MRC LMB Seminar list

LMB Seminar Series - Animating Molecular Biology

UserJanet Iwasa, Assistant Professor, Biochemistry Department, University of Utah.

HouseMax Perutz Lecture Theatre, Medical Research Council (MRC) (MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biol.

ClockFriday 08 March 2019, 11:30-12:30

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

How bacteria escape from elimination by the host's complement system

UserWilhelm Schwaeble, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge.

HouseLecture Theatre 2.

ClockFriday 08 March 2019, 08:45-10:00

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

When the search for Salmonella reveals more’

UserChioma Achi, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge.

HouseLecture Theatre 2.

ClockFriday 08 March 2019, 08:45-10:00

Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience

Mechanisms of Axon Growth and Regeneration

UserFrank Bradke, German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (DZNE), Bonn, Germany..

HouseThe Hodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Department of Physiology Development and Neuroscience.

ClockThursday 07 March 2019, 16:30-18:00

Genetics Seminar

Super-resolution imaging - STED and related advanced microscopy techniques

Hosts: Ben Steventon and Ian Clark

UserDr Martin Lenz from Cambridge Advanced Imaging Centre, University of Cambridge .

HousePart II Room, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 07 March 2019, 14:00-15:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

The development of cancer risk susceptibility models and application to early detection

These talks are aimed at first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend.

UserProfessor Antonis Antoniou, Early Detection Programme.

HouseClinical School Lecture Theatre 2.

ClockThursday 07 March 2019, 09:30-10:30

Immunology in Pathology

Niche dependencies for normal and malignant B1 cells

Host: Professor Klaus Okkenhaug (ko256@cam.ac.uk)

UserDr Ingo Ringshausen, Department of Haematology.

HouseLecture Theatre, Department of Pathology, Tennis Court Road.

ClockWednesday 06 March 2019, 12:30-13:30

MRC LMB Seminar list

LMB Seminar Series Milstein Lecture - Intracellular Membrane Contact Sites, Lipid Dynamics and Neurodegeneration

UserPietro De Camilli Departments of Neuroscience and Cell Biology, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Kavli Institute for Neuroscince, Yale University School of Medicine.

HouseMax Perutz Lecture Theatre, Medical Research Council (MRC) (MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biol.

ClockTuesday 05 March 2019, 16:00-17:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Chemical regulation of functional RNAs

Special Seminar hosted by: Tony Kouzarides, Eric Miska & Cambridge RNA Club

UserYunsun Nam, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 05 March 2019, 11:30-12:30

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Dynamic receipt of the BMP signal in the Drosophila ovary

UserHilary Ashe, Division of Cell Matrix Biology & Regenerative Medicine, University of Manchester.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 01 March 2019, 13:15-13:55

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

Grand Rounds

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseLecture Theatre 2.

ClockFriday 01 March 2019, 08:45-10:00

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

Experience in founding Cambridge Glycoscience

This is a CambPlants Industrial talk

UserPaul Dupree, Biochemistry & Tom Simmons.

HouseDepartment of Plant Sciences, Large Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 28 February 2019, 16:00-17:00

Foster Talks

Astrocytes and the regulation of energy homeostasis

UserKate Ellacott, University of Exeter Medical School.

HouseHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 28 February 2019, 16:00-17:00

MRC LMB Seminar list

LMB Seminar Series - Stem cells, regeneration and organoid cultures

UserMeritxell Huch, Wellcome Sir Henry Dale Fellow, Member of the Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience.

HouseMax Perutz Lecture Theatre, Medical Research Council (MRC) (MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biol.

ClockThursday 28 February 2019, 16:00-17:00

British Antarctic Survey

Interactions between stratospheric ozone and climate change in the Arctic

If external to BAS, please email aling@bas.ac.uk in advance to gain access to the building

UserDr Jiankai Zhang (Lanzhou University and Academic Visitor at Department of Chemistry, University of Cambridge).

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Seminar Room 2.

ClockThursday 28 February 2019, 14:30-15:30

Genetics Seminar

Epigenetic inheritance in mammals

Host: Sam Lewis

UserProfessor Anne Ferguson-Smith from Department of Genetics, University of Cambridge .

HousePart II Room, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 28 February 2019, 14:00-15:00

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

Tracking neuroinflammation in the brains of depressed patients

UserDr Peter Talbot, Senior Lecturer in Psychiatry, University of Manchester.

HouseSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site..

ClockThursday 28 February 2019, 12:30-13:30

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Liquid biopsy biomarkers for early detection; general principles and specific examples

These talks are aimed at first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend.

UserDr Charlie Massie, Early Detection Programme.

HouseClinical School Lecture Theatre 2.

ClockThursday 28 February 2019, 09:30-10:30

Immunology in Pathology

Organoid Systems to Study the Maternal-Fetal Interface of Human Pregnancy

Host: Dr Naomi McGovern (nm390@cam.ac.uk)

UserDr Margherita Turco, Department of Pathology, Cambridge.

HouseLecture Theatre, Department of Pathology, Tennis Court Road.

ClockWednesday 27 February 2019, 12:30-13:30

Cambridge Oncology Seminar Series

‘Multi-dimensional cancer-immune cell interaction during metastasis’

Host: Sakari Vanharanta (SV358@MRC-CU.cam.ac.uk)

UserXiang Zhang, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, USA.

HouseClifford Albutt Lecture theatre, Clinical School.

ClockWednesday 27 February 2019, 12:00-13:00

ARClub Talks

Experience of Motherhood for Autistic Women

UserSarah Crockford, PhD Candidate, Department of Theoretical and Applied Linguistics, University of Cambridge.

HouseLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road.

ClockWednesday 27 February 2019, 10:30-11:30

Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience

The computational physiology of the basal ganglia and of their disorders and therapy

UserHagai Bergman, Department of Medical Neurobiology (Physiology) Institute of medical research – Israel Canada (IMRIC), The Edmond and Lily Safra Center for Brain Sciences (ELSC).

HouseThe Hodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Department of Physiology Development and Neuroscience.

ClockMonday 25 February 2019, 16:30-18:00

Zangwill Club

In search for the cognitive foundations of Euclidean geometry

UserVéronique Izard, Integrative Neuroscience and Cognition Center, CNRS & Université Paris Descartes.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 22 February 2019, 16:30-17:30

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Cross-talk between cell mechanics, cell shape and cell fate

UserEwa Paluch, MRC LMCB, University College London & PDN, University of Cambridge.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 22 February 2019, 13:15-13:55

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

Glycoengineering of poultry vaccines’

UserThippesh Sannasiddappa, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge.

HouseLecture Theatre 2.

ClockFriday 22 February 2019, 08:45-10:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

Hyde Park: a history through trees

UserGreg Packman, Arboricultural Officer at the Royal Parks.

HouseDavid Attenborough Building, New Museums Site, Pembroke St., Cambridge, CB2 3QZ.

ClockThursday 21 February 2019, 18:45-20:00

Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute (CRUK CI) Seminars in Cancer

Epigenetic control of malignant melanoma

UserEmily Bernstein, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 21 February 2019, 13:00-14:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Introduction to the early detection of cancer and novel interventions

These talks are aimed at first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend.

UserProfessor Rebecca Fitzgerald, Early Detection Programme.

HouseClinical School Lecture Theatre 2.

ClockThursday 21 February 2019, 09:30-10:30

Parasitology Seminars

Deciphering the regulation of Plasmodium falciparum replication

UserDr Markus Ganter, Heidelberg University Hospital .

HouseGreaves Room, Department of Pathology, Tennis Court Road.

ClockWednesday 20 February 2019, 16:00-17:00

Immunology in Pathology

Beyond the cancer cell: Exploring the tumour stroma as immune modulators

Host: Professor Klaus Okkenhaug (ko256@cam.ac.uk)

UserDr Jacqueline Shields, MRC Cancer Unit.

HouseLecture Theatre, Department of Pathology, Tennis Court Road.

ClockWednesday 20 February 2019, 12:30-13:30

British Antarctic Survey

Environmental and climatic effects of volcanic aerosol: past, present and future

If external to BAS, please email the organiser in advance to gain access to the building

UserDr Anja Schmidt (University of Cambridge).

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Seminar Room 187.

ClockTuesday 19 February 2019, 14:00-15:00

Seminars on Quantitative Biology @ CRUK Cambridge Institute

Learning Engines for Healthcare: Using Machine Learning to Transform Clinical Practice and Discovery

UserProf Mihaela van der Schaar from Department of Applied Maths and Theoretical Physics, University of Cambridge.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre (Room 001).

ClockMonday 18 February 2019, 13:00-14:00

Zangwill Club

Animal models of episodic memory

UserProfessor Jonathon D. Crystal, Professor of Psychological & Brain Sciences, Indiana University.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 15 February 2019, 16:30-17:30

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

Intestinal Absorption of Food Additive Nanoparticles and Microparticles by Human Volunteers

UserAlessandra da Silva, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge.

HouseLecture Theatre 2.

ClockFriday 15 February 2019, 08:45-10:00

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

Intervertebral disc disease in dogs: evidence based or defensive medicine?

UserPaul Freeman, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge.

HouseLecture Theatre 2.

ClockFriday 15 February 2019, 08:45-10:00

Foster Talks

Adult CNS progenitors: reversing the ravages of ageing

UserRobin Franklin, Cambridge Stem Cell Institute.

HouseHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 14 February 2019, 16:00-17:00

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

Language learning and use as cognitive reserve?

UserDr Thomas Bak, Reader, School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences, University of Edinburgh.

HouseSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site..

ClockThursday 14 February 2019, 12:30-13:30

Clinical Neurosciences Seminars

Influencing axon regeneration after spinal cord injury

UserMark A. Anderson - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne and the University of California, Los Angeles.

HouseIPH large seminar room.

ClockThursday 14 February 2019, 12:00-13:00

Machine Learning @ CUED

Online Meta-Learning

UserMassimiliano Pontil, University College London.

HouseEngineering Department, CBL Room BE-438..

ClockThursday 14 February 2019, 11:00-12:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Oncological Imaging: introduction and non-radionuclide techniques & radionuclide techniques

These talks are aimed at first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend.

UserDr. Ferdia Gallagher Department of Radiology & Dr Luigi Aloj, Department of Nuclear Medicine, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

HouseClinical School Lecture Theatre 2.

ClockThursday 14 February 2019, 09:30-10:30

Parasitology Seminars

Developing new genetic tools to unravel Cryptosporidium transmission

UserDr Mattie Pawlowi, University of Dundee.

HouseSeminar Room, Department of Pathology.

ClockWednesday 13 February 2019, 16:00-17:00

Craik Club

Adaptation Produces Change-Salience

UserProfessor M. J. Morgan, City, University of London.

HouseKenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 13 February 2019, 13:00-14:00

Immunology in Pathology

Engineering the genetic events of lymphomagenesis in normal human germinal centre B-cells

Host: Professor Klaus Okkenhaug (ko256@cam.ac.uk)

UserDr Daniel Hodson, Department of Haematology.

HouseLecture Theatre, Department of Pathology, Tennis Court Road.

ClockWednesday 13 February 2019, 12:30-13:30

ARClub Talks

Understanding vulnerability and related outcomes in autism using genetics

UserDr Varun Warrier, Postdoctoral Research Scientist, Autism Research Centre, University of Cambridge.

HouseLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road.

ClockWednesday 13 February 2019, 10:30-11:30

British Antarctic Survey

Exploring How Eruption Source Parameters Affect Volcanic Radiative Forcing

If external to BAS, please email the organiser in advance to gain access to the building

UserLauren Marshall, University of Cambridge, Department of Chemistry.

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Seminar Room 2.

ClockTuesday 12 February 2019, 14:00-15:00

Adrian Seminars in Neuroscience

Mechanisms of memory revaluation in Drosophila

UserScott Waddell, Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics, University of Oxford.

HouseThe Hodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Department of Physiology Development and Neuroscience.

ClockMonday 11 February 2019, 16:30-18:00

Zangwill Club

Set to change? Lifespan factors influencing neurocognitive trajectories and plasticity

UserProfessor Kristine Beate Walhovd, Professor of Neuropsychology, University of Oslo.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 08 February 2019, 16:30-17:30

Developmental Biology Seminar Series

RNA methylation as a new epigenetic mark in cancer

UserIsaia Barbieri, Dept. of Pathology, University of Cambridge.

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Genetics, Department of.

ClockFriday 08 February 2019, 13:15-13:55

Cambridge Natural History Society

Venom

UserLeah Fitzpatrick, Imperial College London/Natural History Museum.

HouseDavid Attenborough Building, New Museums Site, Pembroke St., Cambridge, CB2 3QZ.

ClockThursday 07 February 2019, 18:45-20:00

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

Illness and Attitude: Characterizing Functional Disorders

UserProfessor Richard Holton, Department of Philosophy, University of Cambridge.

HouseSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site..

ClockThursday 07 February 2019, 12:30-13:30

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Lecture Cancelled

UserLouisa Bellis (University of Cambridge).

HouseClinical School Lecture Theatre 2.

ClockThursday 07 February 2019, 09:30-10:30

Zangwill Club

Human olfaction at the intersection of language, culture and biology

UserProfessor Asifa Majid, Professor of Language, Communication, and Cultural Cognition, University of York.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 01 February 2019, 16:30-17:30

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

Grand Rounds

UserTBC, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge.

HouseLecture Theatre 2.

ClockFriday 01 February 2019, 08:45-10:00

Foster Talks

The molecular and cellular logic of spinal cord formation

UserJames Briscoe, The Francis Crick Institute, London.

HouseHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 31 January 2019, 16:00-17:00

Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute (CRUK CI) Seminars in Cancer

Genome Architecture Mapping: discovering 3D genome topology in rare cell types

UserAna Pombo, Berlin Institute for Medical Systems Biology, Max Delbrueck Center for Molecular Medicine, Berlin, Germany; Humboldt University of Berlin, Berlin, Germany.

HouseCRUK CI Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 31 January 2019, 13:00-14:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Cancer Survivorship

These talks are aimed at first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend.

UserDr Thankamma Ajithkumar and Dr Helen Hatcher, Department of Oncology, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

HouseClinical School Lecture Theatre 2.

ClockThursday 31 January 2019, 09:30-10:30

Computational and Systems Biology

Replacing pathologists with next generation diagnostics: use of artificial intelligence to analyse image and DNA sequencing data

UserDr Elizabeth Sollieux (Dept of Pathology), Dr Matt Thorpe (DAMTP) and Oliver Crook (MRC Biostatistics Unit/DAMTP).

HouseMR4, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 30 January 2019, 14:00-15:00

Immunology in Pathology

CANCELLED

Canceled

UserDr Andrea Ablasser, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne.

HouseLecture Theatre, Department of Pathology, Tennis Court Road.

ClockWednesday 30 January 2019, 12:30-13:30

MRC LMB Seminar list

LMB Seminar Series-Epigenetic inheritance in mammals

UserAnne Ferguson Smith, Department of Genetics, Wellcome Trust Senior Investigator.

HouseMax Perutz Lecture Theatre, Medical Research Council (MRC) (MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biol.

ClockWednesday 30 January 2019, 11:00-12:00

Cambridge Fly Meetings

Past, present and future of Drosophila Research

UserCambridge Fly Symposium.

HouseWolfson College.

ClockMonday 28 January 2019, 12:00-22:00

Zangwill Club

Title to be confirmed

THIS TALK HAS BEEN CANCELLED

UserProfessor Natalie Sebanz, Central European University, Budapest, Hungary.

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 25 January 2019, 16:30-17:30

Craik Club

Working memory binding and episodic memory formation: evidence from neuroimaging, aging and patient studies

UserProfessor Roy P. C. Kessels, Donders Institute, Radboud University, Nijmegen.

HouseKenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site.

ClockFriday 25 January 2019, 13:00-14:00

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

Evaluation of Whole-Body Barometric Plethysmography in BOAS patients while sleeping’

UserLiane Ziliotto, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge.

HouseLecture Theatre 2.

ClockFriday 25 January 2019, 08:45-10:00

Genetics Seminar

Experimental evolution in cancer cell lines

Host: Jane Charlesworth

UserDr Louise Johnson from School of Biological Sciences, University of Reading .

HouseBiffen Lecture Theatre, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 24 January 2019, 14:00-15:00

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

Psychology and Suicidal Behaviour

UserProfessor Rory O'Connor, Professor of Health Psychology, Suicidal Behaviour Research Laboratory, Institute of Health & Wellbeing, University of Glasgow / Mental Health & Wellbeing Academic Centre, Gartnavel Royal Hospital.

HouseSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site..

ClockThursday 24 January 2019, 12:30-13:30

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Cancer Immunotherapy

These talks are aimed at first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend.

UserDr Christine Parkinson, Department of Oncology, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

HouseClinical School Lecture Theatre 2.

ClockThursday 24 January 2019, 09:30-10:30

Cambridge RNA Club

How like begets like: lessons from RNA silencing in C.elegans

UserAntony Jose, Group Leader, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA.

HouseGurdon Institute Tea Room.

ClockTuesday 22 January 2019, 18:00-20:00

Cambridge RNA Club

Queuosine-modified tRNAs confer nutritional control of protein translation

UserFrancesca Tuorto Frank Lyko Lab, Heidelberg, Germany .

HouseGurdon Institute Tea Room.

ClockTuesday 22 January 2019, 18:00-20:00

Zangwill Club

Cross-language speech perception: how listening to foreign speech changes over life

UserProf. Nuria Sebastian-Galles Center of Brain and Cognition Universitat Pompeu Fabra (Barcelona).

HouseGround Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology.

ClockFriday 18 January 2019, 16:30-17:30

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

‘Cluster headache: novel approaches to phylogenetic clustering’

UserEdyth Parker, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge.

HouseLecture Theatre 2.

ClockFriday 18 January 2019, 08:45-10:00

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

Rapid in-house CSF analysis utilising sedimentation direct from the spinal needle’

UserCassia Hare, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge.

HouseLecture Theatre 2.

ClockFriday 18 January 2019, 08:45-10:00

Foster Talks

Neural progenitors and neural tube defects.

UserAndy Copp, University College, London.

HouseHodgkin Huxley Seminar Room, Physiology Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 17 January 2019, 16:00-17:00

Genetics Seminar

Unearthing structure and complexity in human and great ape evolution

Host: Chris Illingworth

UserDr Aylwyn Scally from Department of Genetics, University of Cambridge.

HousePart II Room, Department of Genetics, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 17 January 2019, 14:00-15:00

Craik Club

Visual categorization of simple stimuli

UserProfessor Joshua Solomon, Centre for Applied Vision Research, City University.

HouseKenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site.

ClockThursday 17 January 2019, 13:00-14:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Systemic Anticancer Therapy

These talks are aimed at first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend.

UserDr Bristi Basu, Department of Oncology, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

HouseClinical School Lecture Theatre 2.

ClockThursday 17 January 2019, 09:30-10:30

British Antarctic Survey

Analysis of snow and aerosols deposition variability over High Mountain Asia and other major high mountain ranges

If external to BAS, please email the organiser in advance to gain access to the building

UserHoi Ga “Veronica” Chan, Princeton University.

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Seminar Room 330b.

ClockWednesday 16 January 2019, 14:00-15:00

ARClub Talks

Exploring self-injury in autism spectrum conditions

UserRachel Moseley, Department of Psychology, Bournemouth University.

HouseLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road.

ClockWednesday 16 January 2019, 10:30-11:30

Cambridge Oncology Seminar Series

THIS SEMIAR IS NOW CANCELLED - 'Cell Plasticity in Colon Carcinogenesis'

Host: Graduate Student Society (Sujath Abbas)

UserProfessor Florian Greten, Institute for Tumor Biology and Experimental Therapy, Frankfurt.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre (Level 7), Cambridge Institute for Medical Research.

ClockTuesday 15 January 2019, 11:30-12:30

Cambridge Virology Seminars

Flavivirus assembly and maturation process

UserShee-Mei Lok, Duke – NUS Medical School, Singapore.

HouseLMB MRC.

ClockFriday 11 January 2019, 14:00-15:00

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

Grand Rounds - "To TEG or not to TEG - That was the question?"

UserCharlie Pittaway, Department of Veterinary Medicine.

HouseLecture Theatre 2.

ClockFriday 11 January 2019, 08:45-10:00

Clinical Neurosciences Seminars

Gene therapy for glaucoma

UserKeith Martin, University of Cambridge.

HouseJames Fawcett Seminar Room, van Geest Building.

ClockThursday 10 January 2019, 12:00-13:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

A scientists guide to the art of radiation therapy & Neurosurgery for the Oncologist

These talks are aimed at first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend.

UserDr Raj Jena, Department of Onocology and Mr Adel Helmy, Department of Clinical Neuroscience CUH NHS Foundation Trust.

HouseClinical School Lecture Theatre 2.

ClockThursday 10 January 2019, 09:30-10:30

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

The integrated approach to the diagnosis of haematological malignancies

These talks are aimed at first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend.

UserDr Mike Scott, Department of Haematology, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

HouseClinical School Lecture Theatre 2.

ClockThursday 03 January 2019, 09:30-10:30

Friday Morning Seminars, Dept of Veterinary Medicine

Diary of a Diabetic cat

UserProf Clare Bryant, Prof Mike Herrtage, Dr Tim Williams.

HouseLecture Theatre 2.

ClockFriday 14 December 2018, 08:45-10:00

British Antarctic Survey - Polar Oceans seminar series

The biogeochemical fingerprint of melting ice

**If external to BAS, please notify organiser in advance**

UserKate Hendry, University of Bristol.

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Innovation Centre, Seminar Room 1.

ClockWednesday 12 December 2018, 14:00-15:00

Craik Club

"Mosaic Stimuli in Research on Luminance and Color Vision"

UserProfessor Givago Souza, Federal University of Para, Brazil.

HouseKenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site.

ClockTuesday 11 December 2018, 13:00-14:00

Cambridge Natural History Society

FairWild: collecting and trading wild-collected products sustainably

CNHS talk & social - tickets £10

UserAnastasiya Timoshyna/TRAFFIC International.

HouseDavid Attenborough Building, New Museums Site, Pembroke St., Cambridge, CB2 3QZ.

ClockThursday 06 December 2018, 18:45-21:30

Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series

Can we optimise the selection of an antidepressant for a specific patient?

UserProfessor Andrea Cipriani, Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford; Associate Director, Research and Development Department, Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust.

HouseSeminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site..

ClockThursday 06 December 2018, 12:30-13:30

Parasitology Seminars

Ubiquitination, membrane-trafficking and the anti-trypanosomal action of apolipoprotein-L1

UserDr Sam Alsford, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.

HouseSeminar Room, Department of Pathology.

ClockWednesday 05 December 2018, 16:00-17:00

ARClub Talks

Sensory Reactivity in Autism Spectrum Conditions

UserDr Teresa Tavassoli, Lecturer in Psychology, University of Reading.

HouseLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road.

ClockWednesday 05 December 2018, 14:00-15:00

Evolution and Development Seminar Series

Communication between chromosomes: the evolution and function of long noncoding RNAs in the Hox complex

UserDr Matthew Ronshaugen, Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health, The University of Manchester.

HousePart II Lecture Theatre, Department of Zoology.

ClockWednesday 05 December 2018, 13:00-14:00

British Antarctic Survey

The ExoMars mission: exploring the martian atmosphere and the search for life

If external to BAS, please email the organiser in advance to gain access to the building

UserJames Holmes, The Open University.

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Seminar Room 330b.

ClockTuesday 04 December 2018, 13:30-14:30

British Antarctic Survey - Polar Oceans seminar series

Sea Ice-Ocean Feedbacks in the Antarctic Shelf Seas

**If external to BAS, please email organiser in advance to gain access**

UserRebecca Frew, University of Reading.

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Innovation Centre, Seminar Room 1.

ClockFriday 30 November 2018, 11:00-12:00

SCI Cambridge Science Talks

Electrolysis: What Textbooks Don’t Tell Us

FREE EVENT

UserDr Hasok Chang, Department of History and Philosophy of Science, Cambridge.

HousePfizer Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry, Lensfield Road, Cambridge.

ClockThursday 29 November 2018, 19:00-20:00

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminars

CANCELLED-Genetic regulation of tomato fruit ripening

Apologies, due to flight cancellation this talk will be rescheduled

UserJim Giovannoni, Boyce Thompson Institute, Cornell University .

HouseDepartment of Plant Sciences, Large Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 29 November 2018, 13:00-14:00

Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine

Introduction to the biology of metastasis

These talks are aimed at first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend.

UserDr Sakari Vanharanta, MRC Cancer Unit .

HouseClinical School Lecture Theatre 2.

ClockThursday 29 November 2018, 09:30-10:30

Craik Club

Optimising the design of text using simple algorithms

UserProfessor Arnold J. Wilkins, Department of Psychology, University of Essex.

HouseKenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 28 November 2018, 13:00-14:00

Immunology in Pathology

Mitochondria as inflammatory killers

Host: Dr Brian Ferguson (bf234@cam.ac.uk)

UserProfessor Stephen Tait, University of Glasgow.

HouseLecture Theatre, Department of Pathology, Tennis Court Road.

ClockWednesday 28 November 2018, 12:30-13:30

British Antarctic Survey - Polar Oceans seminar series

Northern Antarctic Peninsula: a marine climate hotspot of rapid changes on ecosystems and ocean dynamics

**If external to BAS, please email organiser in advance to gain access**

UserProf. Dr. Rodrigo Kerr, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande .

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Innovation Centre, Seminar Room 1.

ClockWednesday 28 November 2018, 11:00-12:00

ARClub Talks

Atypical neurogenesis and E/I precursor imbalance in autism iPSCs

UserDr Dwaipayan Adhya, Postdoctoral Research Scientist Autism Research Centre, University of Cambridge, Visiting Scientist, Department of Basic and Clinical Neuroscience, King's College, London .

HouseLarge Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road.

ClockWednesday 28 November 2018, 10:30-11:30

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Towards in vivo structural biology: solving protein structures using deep mutagenesis

Hosted by: Eric Miska & Julie Ahringer

UserBen Lehner, Centre for Genomic Regulation (CRG), Barcelona, Spain.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 27 November 2018, 11:30-12:30

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